Ranked #2 by Travel and Leisure magazine’s Best Places to Travel in April, this ancient Japanese city boasts world-renowned architectural structures, including 1,000 year old shrines and temples.
What better time of year to visit this destination than in April, when the city is in full bloom with gorgeous cherry blossoms! Romantic and beautiful, the awe-inspiring display will not disappoint. Take a walk along the Kamo-gawa River. Even the most critical traveler will be awed at the colorful display of cherry tree blossoms weeping into the river.
Visit one of hundreds of landscaped Japanese gardens, stay at a riverside villa, or take in a local traditional onsen experience. Onsens are Japanese hot springs. As a volcanically active country, Japan has thousands of onsens scattered throughout its length and breadth.
Truly, a one-of-a-kind experience, enjoying this rich cultural perk is rejuvenating, healthful, and will leave you refreshed for the Spring season. Get outdoors and travel! For more information visit: http://www.insidekyoto.com/